prostatectomie da vinci

Da Vinci robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

In the United Kingdom prostate cancer is the 2nd most common cause of cancer death after lung cancer. As per the “Cancer Research UK”, every year 35,000 new cases are diagnosed in the UK, of which 84% will survive for 10+ years. Prostatectomy is the curative surgical treatment of prostate cancer. The surgical procedure can be

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Erectile dysfunctions following radical prostatectomy

Erectile dysfunction remains the most common side effect after prostatectomy. How erectile dysfunction can be solved? What are the available treatments? A range of solutions exist to overcome erection problems consecutive to prostate ablation. These treatments are gradual; in all cases, the motivation of the couple and psychological support are essential for treatment success.   The level of

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cancer de la prostate et sexualité

Sexual life post-prostatectomy: Patient, Partner & couple solutions

We’ll review in this article the concrete solutions to enhance sexual recovery for surgically-treated men with prostate cancer. The removal of the prostate triggers libido, erection and ejaculation issues that interferes with interest in sex and/or ability to engage in sexual relations. To facilitate sexual intercourse & return to a normal sexuality it is advised

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Prostate Cancer Treatments & Sexuality

FAQs on risks and side effects We’ll review in this article the most frequent asked questions pertaining to prostate cancer & sexuality The most common treatments of prostate cancer are prostatectomy (surgical removal of the prostate) and radiotherapy (external irradiation of cancerous prostate). The patient should be fully informed about risks and side effects of

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Senior Couple in bed

Consequences of prostate cancer treatment on patient’s sexual life

Prostate cancer treatments can impact sexual life of patient, affecting to varying degrees of severity their libido, erectile function & ejaculation capacity. These medical issues can be accessible for treatments and will be addressed through another article.   Main treatments and their effects Prostate cancer is the most common men (+50 aged) cancer in France with

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Indications of Da Vinci Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy

With 71.000 cases and 9.000 deaths diagnosed annually in France, Prostate cancer is the most frequent and deadly men cancer after lung.The Prostate cancer usually affects men in the second half of their life and is known for its slow evolution. When diagnosed early, prostate cancer is curable with a very high success rate. Robot-assisted

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Prostate schematic diagram

The Prostate: Definition & Function

The where, what, and why of a male-only gland How can a gland the size of a walnut that weighs only about an ounce cause so much trouble? To answer this question, one must look at the prostate’s position in a very crowded place in the body. The prostate is located in front of the

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DaVinci Si

Robotised surgery with Da Vinci

To achieve this result, Intuitive surgical had to overcome numerous obstacles to succeed in managing numerical surgery. The company is now expanding rapidly. HOW DOES THIS DEVICE WORK?  Through a small incision, the surgeon carries out minimally invasive surgery thanks to this system. According to Ben Gong Financial Vice-President of Intuitive, thanks to Da Vinci

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